We previously learned that Tom Holland wanted to play the master of ceremonies at the next Oscars ceremony, and Andrew Garfield slipped a very touching word on the subject within a recent interview.
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Andrew Garfield has officially endorsed fellow Spider-Man actor Tom Holland to host the 2022 Oscars. After three years without it, the Oscars will once again have a host for their next ceremony in March. In an interview last month, Tom Holland expressed interest for hosting the Oscars and, according to a recent report, the Academy has reached out to the actor to discuss the possibility. With Steve Martin, Martin Short, Selena Gomez and Pete Davidson who would also be in the running, it’s unclear what Holland’s chances are, but the move comes during of a crucial year for the Oscars.
In recent years indeed, the show has seen declining ratings and increasingly negative reviews, and many are calling to a drastic overhaul to get the show back on track. And Andrew Garfield intends to ensure that Tom Holland realizes his new dream: the actor has just left a touching testimony to propose from the actor.
A poignant message
In a new interview with to the media People, Andrew Garfield, who starred alongside Tom Holland in Spider-Man : No Way Home, he argued sa co-star for the role of moderator. Garfield calls Tom Holland “charismatic” and “a champion actor of song and dance”, qualities that Garfield says would make his young co-star a “incredible Oscars presenter”. Here is what he says :
I think Tom is really charismatic and really amazing as a performer and an actor, and I think he would be an amazing Oscar presenter. I think it would be absolutely brilliant. And I would certainly be curious to see how he would be as an emcee. He is so charming, he’s such a showman and he’s an actor who can sing and dance. I am very, very confident for him.
As a reminder, the ceremony of Oscars 2022 should take place next March 27. We hope to have news by then to find out if the support of Andrew Garfield has enabled Tom Holland to achieve his new challenge: that of presenting the next Oscar ceremony. And if you want to know what role got Tom Holland while he wanted to play the role of James Bond, you can consult our previous article on the subject.